Weatherford Rig Operator: COROD® Continuous Rod, Bonnyville, AB in BONNYVILLE, Alberta


Weatherford is among the largest global oil and gas service providers, delivering innovative technologies and services for formation evaluation, well construction, completion, stimulation, and production. Our global network spans more than 100 countries and includes 680 service locations and 13 research, development, and training facilities.


As a Weatherford Rig Operator you will facilitate the safe and efficient operation of Weatherford’s Corig™ unit, a standalone, well servicing solution. Weatherford provides our RigOperator's with a solid foundation of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, serving as the starting point to a fulfilling career in the oilfield services industry.

  • Oversee/assiss in the installation and servicing of wellsite equipment, including continuous sucker rod, down hole pumps and wellhead drives.

  • Ensures tight connections on Corod, polish rod and BOP.

  • As a Relief Operator, the successful candidate will operate the Rig, oversee all processes

  • Ensures proper handling, use and maintenance of equipment and tools on the Corig; informs Rig Operator if any equipment/tools are required.

  • As a Rig assistant, the successful candidate will drive a one-ton crew vehicle with crew trailer in a safe manner to well site locations

  • Understands environmental and health and safety hazards; complies with all environmental and safety procedures as set by the Company and the industry.

  • Participates in safety drills on a weekly basis.

  • Immediately communicates all safety, operational and environmental concerns to the RigOperator or Field Supervisor.

  • Maintains a clean working area: wellsite/lease, rig, truck, and doghouse.

  • Ensures all paperwork, e.g. rig tickets, time sheets, etc. are filled out correctly and submitted in a timely manner.

  • Observes job procedures and identifies problems or concerns, suggesting areas for process improvement.

  • Other duties as required.


  • Minimum Grade 12 education or equivalent

  • 1-2 years oilfield rig experience

  • Relocation to the Bonnyville/ Cold Lake region required

  • WHMIS, First Aid & CPR training

  • Valid class 5 driver's abstract with clean driving record (Class 3 Operators license preferred)

  • Uncompromising attitude to safety performance and service quality excellence

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team setting


Weatherford offers a competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including 3 weeks vacation to start,RRSP matching, a health spending account and opportunities for on-going training and career development.